Tag Archives: services

MobiKwik Launches UPI Services, Offers Its Own VPA Handle

HIGHLIGHTS By default, mobile number can be used as VPA which will be @ikwik Users can link multiple bank accounts with just one VPA Users can scan and generate UPI QR code to send and receive money MobiKwik on Wednesday announced the launch of Unified Payments Interface (UPI) on its platform via its own virtual payment address (VPA) handle @ikwik. MobiKwik users can ... Read More »

UPSC Civil Services mains 2017 schedule released. Check at upsc.gov.in

UPSC’s Civil Services Mains Exam 2017 will be conducted over a week’s time starting from 28 October to 3 November. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint New Delhi: The Union Public Services commission has released the time table for the 2017 Civil Services mains Examination . The papers will be conducted over a week’s time starting from 28 October to 3 November. According to ... Read More »

M&M Financial Services buys part of Aye Finance portfolio under a securitisation deal

Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services has bought a part of Aye Finance’s, non-banking finance company (NBFC) licensed by RBI, portfolio under a securitisation deal. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Through this deal, which was facilitated by IFMR Capital, Aye has further diversified its funding sources, having raised money last year through equity and more recently through ... Read More »

UPSC Civil Services 2016 third ranker, Gopalakrishna Ronanki in a fix for ‘fake’ disability certificate

Muralikrishna, in his petition claimed that Gopalakrishna obtained the top rank in UPSC Civil Services Examination of 2016, by producing a fake orthopaedically-handicapped certificate. (Image source: HT) R The results of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services Exam 2016 were announced on May 31 evening on the official website, the link for which is upsc.gov.in This year, Karnataka’s Nandini KR ... Read More »

The American Technology Council Summit to Modernize Government Services

This week, the White House Office of American Innovation launched the American Technology Council and held a summit with tech industry leaders to discuss modernizing government services. President Donald J. Trump and many of his senior advisors hosted 18 chief executive officers from major tech companies, 3 university presidents, and a number of other notable technology executives. Jared Kushner, Senior ... Read More »

Data key to make international student services better, more efficient

This was the message at a recent event held by international student services and advocacy organisations ISANA International Education Association in Australia and its sister organisation, ISANA New Zealand. The associations have called upon institutions and education bodies to take an evidence-driven approach to develop strategies and inform student services spending. “There’s much more focus on evidence based practice now because we need ... Read More »

UK services PMI hits 10-month high, points to solid fourth quarter growth

Businesses in Britain’s dominant services sector grew at their fastest pace since January last month and the broader economy maintained momentum, even if firms have some worries about the year ahead, a survey showed on Monday. The Markit/CIPS services purchasing managers’ index (PMI) – a closely watched gauge of the services sector – rose to 55.2 in November from 54.5 ... Read More »